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Feb. 4, 2021

FHA 203k Rehab Loan in Chicago

Buying a home using a 203k rehab loan

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Have you ever turned down a near-perfect house because the renovations look too big to handle? There’s a loan option that not many buyers know about that can change their search for a home or investment property: the FHA 203k rehab loan ...

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Dec. 4, 2020

What is a Buyer’s Agent, and Why Should You Work with One?

Chicago Buyer's Real Estate Agent

How important is a buyer’s agent, and why do you need one to help with your home buying process? A designated buyer’s agent actually offers some distinct advantages that can help you make smart decisions in the search for your next property. Finding a committed realtor before you start looking ...

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July 16, 2020

Buying a Fixer Upper in Chicago

Buying a fixer upper

If you’re interested in buying a multi-family home in Chicago, a fixer-upper is an ideal investment. A fixer-upper is a home that needs repairs and will require renovation work. 

There are many reasons to buy a fixer-upper in Chicago. If you’re picky about interior design or want a property ...

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Feb. 7, 2020

Streeterville - East Water Place

Streeterville Real Estate - Luxury Townhome For Sale

436 E North Water Unit A - Offered for $1,599,000

Sold 07/01/2020 Price $1,412,500

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Oasis In The City

Are you looking for a lifestyle change in 2020?  Perhaps you want to downsize from a large single family ...

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March 8, 2019

What You Need to Know about Moving to Chicago

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What You Need to Know about Moving to Chicago

When most people think of Chicago, the image that comes to mind is that of bitter cold winters with wind whipping off the lake and temperatures pushing into single digits. Although it’s cold for part of the year in the Windy ...

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Feb. 6, 2019

Chicago Gold Coast Market Update 2019

Gold Coast Chicago Market Trends

Chicago Gold Coast Market Update 2019

The Gold Coast neighborhood is well-known for its unique architectural style of homes and high-rise apartments.  Attached Single Family homes ranging in price from $220,000 to over $2.5M and Detached Single Family homes ranging from $1M to 4M+ are found here ...

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Jan. 22, 2019

Important Tips for Investing in Multi-family Real Estate in Chicago

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Important Tips for Investing in Multi-family Real Estate in Chicago

Investing in multi-family real estate can certainly be a daunting task, particularly in Chicago where the average price per square foot in 2018 was $224 and will continue to show a steady upward trend in 2019.

Approximately half the Chicago ...

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Jan. 11, 2019

Streeterville Market Update 2019 | By Local Realtor

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As a realtor, I am regularly asked about the general state of the market in Chicago, and the impact of current and rising interest rates on home values. 

According to realtor.com 2019 forecast, interest rates are predicted to rise to just below 5.5% in 2019, and home ...

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Jan. 9, 2019

Avoid Frozen Pipe Issues | Simple Fixes

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Winter is officially here and although most love the allure of the snow and colder temperatures, our homes take a beating during the extreme weather conditions that occur during this unpredictable time of year.   None is more important than making sure your pipes are protected during the winter months ...

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Dec. 28, 2018

Logan Square Multifamily Properties | Client Success Stories

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Logan Square Multifamily Properties | Client Success Stories

As a Real Estate Investment Advisor in the Multi-Family market in Chicago, I specialize in helping clients find and purchase income producing properties that increase in value. 

My priority in working with clients is to help them achieve their goals through developing ...

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